Google+ to shut down early after privacy flaw affects over 50m users

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Google Service to be closed four months earlier than expected in light of lapse that exposed names, email addresses and other information Google CEO Sundar Pichai is scheduled to appear before a House committee. Photograph: Manu Fernandez/AP Google is still having trouble protecting the Läs mer…

Russia 'paved way for Ukraine ship seizures with fake news drive'

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Russia EU’s security commissioner says Moscow spread false claims for at least a year before last month’s seizures The artillery boats detained by Russian forces in the Kerch Strait last month. Photograph: Sergei Malgavko/Tass The Kremlin launched a year-long disinformation campaign to soften up Läs mer…

Foreign Office investigates reports that state-funded body targeted Corbyn

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Jeremy Corbyn Leaked documents suggest Fife-based charity promoted anti-Labour tweets According to the Sunday Mail, the Institute for Statecraft shared tweets calling Jeremy Corbyn a ‘useful idiot’. Photograph: Rex/Shutterstock The Foreign Office minister, Alan Duncan, has ordered an investigation into reports the government provided Läs mer…

Where is the boundary between your phone and your mind?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Guardian Selects Technology As our online existences become less distinct from ‘real life’, experts raise concern about the growing power of big tech The influence of both the phone itself and the tech revolution as a whole can often feel irresistible. Photograph: Emiliano Ponzi Läs mer…

Here Are the Top 10 Most Tweeted About Celebrities of 2018

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; With the end of 2018 swiftly approaching, Twitter has released its annual list of the top 10 most tweeted about celebrities of the year. “In 2018, people on Twitter connected, campaigned, learned, debated, and had conversations,” a spokesperson for Twitter told TIME of its Läs mer…

Images of Jesus and superheroes caught up in Tumblr porn ban

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Tumblr Ballet dancers also flagged up as explicit content under blogging website’s new rules A warning on Tumblr about sensitive content. The pornography ban comes into effect on 17 December. Photograph: Tumblr Ballet dancers, superheroes and a picture of Christ have all fallen foul Läs mer…

Tumblr's adult content ban dismays some users: 'It was a safe space'

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Tumblr Site was platform for some in LGBT community to share their struggles and triumphs Tumblr has announced a ban on adult material from 17 December. Photograph: Thomas White/Reuters Nyx Serafino says she spent most of her life feeling like she was society’s “dirty Läs mer…

Tumblr Will Be Permanently Banning All Adult Content Soon

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Tumblr has announced that all adult content will be permanently banned from its platform on December 17, a move that is expected to drastically alter how the microblogging site is used. According to Tumblr’s Help Center, adult content, including “photos, videos, or GIFs that Läs mer…

Tumblr Will Be Permanently Banning All Adult Content Soon

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Tumblr has announced that all adult content will be permanently banned from its platform on December 17, a move that is expected to drastically alter how the microblogging site is used. According to Tumblr’s Help Center, adult content, including “photos, videos, or GIFs that Läs mer…

Tumblr to ban all adult content

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Tumblr Microblogging site says move reflects responsibilities to different age groups Tumblr was founded in 2007 and says its responsibilities have increased since then. Photograph: Thomas White/Reuters Tumblr will ban all pornography from its service this month, in a move that will alter how Läs mer…

Voice messaging – conversational gain or pain?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The Observer Technology The warmth of a call with the ease of a text – or just a time-wasting nuisance? Either way, they are the new chat ‘Voice communication gives you a really rich sense of emotion and a higher sense of connection.’ Composite: Läs mer…

Careful curation is what matters on Instagram – even in the ‘outtakes’

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Shortcuts Instagram Influencer Natalie Hintze paired a skateboarding selfie with a video of her falling over. But there’s no such thing as behind the scenes on social media Instagram influencers are increasingly offering behind-the-scenes glimpses of their content production. Photograph: Alamy Stock Photo Instagram Läs mer…

Facebook releases memo on PR firm, George Soros and antisemitism claims

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Facebook Communication head takes blame for hiring Definers Public Affairs as Sheryl Sandberg says idea works was antisemitic ‘is abhorrent’ Sheryl Sandberg and Elliot Schrage, the outgoing head of communications and policy, in Washington. Photograph: James Lawler Duggan/Reuters Facebook admitted on Wednesday that a Läs mer…

Mark Zuckerberg Says He Wants to Work With Sheryl Sandberg for Decades

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Mark Zuckerberg said Tuesday he will not be leaving Facebook and threw his support behind chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg, following reports on the company’s mishandling of Russian interference on the social network, as well as the leak of sensitive user data to the Läs mer…